Mayors key to rebuilding red wall

By Martin Ford | 28 September 2021

Labour will look to local government to spearhead its attempts to return to power at Westminster.

Speaking at the party conference this week, Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham claimed ‘Labour mayors can rebuild the red wall’ at the next General Election.

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